The Coach of the Teranga Lions has deferred the naming of his 23-man squad for the African Nations’ Cup 2015. Coach Alain Giresse has to ascertain the injuries suffered by his key player, Sadio Mane during his club’s (Southampton) 2-0 victory over Arsenal in the English Premier League on New Year’s day. Mane scored the first goal and later limped off the field with a suspicious ligament problem.
Senegal’s Diaffra Sonko, West Ham United’s leading scorer is also adding to the list of injured players for Coach Alain Giresse.
Mr. Abdoulie Sow, Vice President of Senegalese Football Federation has confirmed that Mane will be in EL Jadida with the Senegal Squad for their preparations for the final tournament in Equatorial Guinea, 2015